Ilse Hayes


The obstacles of your past can become the gateway that leads to new beginnings. So just imagine that you are a drop of water in the ocean and then ask yourself ‘Where are my boundaries?”.

Date of Birth:
August 30, 1985
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Traveling, loving the outdoors, meeting new people, discovering new places, dancing, art, reading, spending time with friends and family

Career Highlights

    • 2004 - Bronze medal (400m) Athens Paralympics
    • 2008 - Gold medal (Long Jump) Beijing Paralympics
    • 2008 - Silver medal (100m) Beijing Paralympics
    • 2012 - Gold medal (Long Jump) London Paralympics
    • 2012 - Silver medal (100m) London Paralympics

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